Package wireless-tools

Wireless ethernet configuration tools

http://www.hpl.hp.com/personal/Jean_Tourrilhes/Linux/Tools.html

This package contain the Wireless tools, used to manipulate
the Wireless Extensions. The Wireless Extension is an interface
allowing you to set Wireless LAN specific parameters and get the
specific stats for wireless networking equipment.

File Formats
File Description
iftab static information about the network interfaces
Miscellanea
Name Description
wireless Wireless Tools and Wireless Extensions
System Administration
Command Description
ifrename rename network interfaces based on various static criteria
iwconfig configure a wireless network interface
iwevent Display Wireless Events generated by drivers and setting changes
iwgetid Report ESSID, NWID or AP/Cell Address of wireless network
iwlist Get more detailed wireless information from a wireless interface
iwpriv configure optionals (private) parameters of a wireless network interface
iwspy Get wireless statistics from specific nodes